Monthly Archives: July 2011
Staying cool and hydrated can be a challenge for anyone when the temperature is dangerously high. Extreme heat and humidity is not only uncomfortable, it can lead to serious health problems in vulnerable infants and young children. Here are some tips … Continue reading
Breastfeeding: Another Way of Saying ‘I Love You’ from MSDH Communications on Vimeo. Breastfeeding benefits from the Mississippi WIC program. For more about breastfeeding and WIC, contact your local health department.
This three-time-award-winning video-novella follows a discussion about breastfeeding among WIC mothers and family members. Animated characters, Princessa Tigressa, her baby Pepito, and Mother Hen, add an element of “magic” to the presentation as they address common misconceptions about breastfeeding and … Continue reading